But the House General Investigating Committee isn't through with this case, and it's clear that, at the very least, this stretched the rules
in a way that has never been allowed.
7 JORDAN RHODES Was kept largely under wraps, often by means which stretched the rules
, but got in some nice tee-ups.
"Others appear to have stretched the rules
determining the designation of their second home to the limits of credulity."
He said: "They seem to have stretched the rules
. The lawyers are aware and will contest this." And former chairman Leon Crouch said: "The league could have waited.
And even if there is no hard evidence to suggest that Ferguson stretched the rules
in his lengthy courtship of such targets, we have Jaap Stam's written testimony that he was tapped up while he was still a contracted employee of PSV Eindhoven - an autobiography indiscretion that signalled the Dutch defender's premature departure to pastures new.
Parts of the acquisition either stretched the rules
or ignored them completely.
"Bad enough dealing with real football people like Billy McNeill and John Lyall at West Ham, as well as grumpy b*** like Alex Ferguson when I stretched the rules
When attempting to find squares that had an area of 2 square units, most students first stretched the rules
of the problem as they worked on their geoboards.
"You'd think they could have stretched the rules
and fed us as well."
But SNP chief executive Mike Russell said: "Donald Dewar has already stretched the rules
beyond breaking point by making inward investment announcements after the election campaign had begun.